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Story Woman’s Club Christmas Bazaar set for Nov. 5 @ Story Woman’s Club
Nov 5 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The annual Story Woman’s Club Christmas Bazaar will take place Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The event will include a multitude of local crafters as they display and sell a variety of handmade products perfect for the Christmas gift giving season.

The event is free and open to the public. A walking taco lunch will be available at 11 a.m.

For more information, call 680-2451.

The Story Woman’s Club is located at 28 N. Piney Road in Story.

Nov
12
Sat
Holiday Express Bazaar set for Saturday @ First United Church
Nov 12 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The First United Church will host a Holiday Express Bazaar on Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The bazaar will include local crafters selling their handmade products. The event is free and open to the public.

The First United Church is located at 215 W. Works St. 

Thrift Shop to host annual Christmas sale @ Knights of Columbus
Nov 12 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Holy Name Thrift Shop’s annual Christmas sale will take place on Saturday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus building.

The sale will include handmade products from local crafters. The event is free and open to the public.

The Knights of Columbus is located at 201 E. Brundage St.

Big Horn Woman’s Club holiday bazaar set for Nov. 12 @ Big Horn Woman’s Club clubhouse
Nov 12 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The annual Big Horn Woman’s Club holiday bazaar and bake sale will take place on Saturday, Nov. 12, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the clubhouse.

The event will include homemade chili and cinnamon rolls.

The Big Horn Woman’s Club clubhouse is located at 314 S. Second St. in Big Horn. 

Check out ‘Behind the Picket Fence’ Saturday @ Sheridan County Fairgrounds
Nov 12 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

SHERIDAN — “Behind the Picket Fence,” a Holiday vintage, art and craft sale will take place Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds.

The event will include more than 50 vendors. Lunch will be available.

For more information, call Terri Walton at 674-6023.

Sheridan County Fairgrounds is located at 1753 Victoria St.

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‘COPE’ program begins Nov. 15 @ Frackelton’s
Nov 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

SHERIDAN — COPE, “Counseling in Overcoming Painful Emotions,” directed by Judy Olson will begin a nine-week program on Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Frackelton’s.

COPE is an aftercare program designed to help participants deal with overcoming the loss of a loved one and gain support from others in the community experiencing the same type of grief. The event is sponsored by Kane Funeral Home.

For more information or reservations, contact Judy Olson at 672-3336.

Frackelton’s is located at 55 N. Main St.

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St. Peter’s Christmas bazaar set for Nov. 19 @ St. Peter’s Episcopal Church
Nov 19 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

SHERIDAN — St. Peter’s Episcopal Church will host its annual Christmas bazaar on Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The event will include handcrafted items, jewelry, homemade delectables, vintage furniture and treasures. 

A luncheon will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. that will cost $6 a plate.

All proceeds are given to local, state, national and international organizations.

For more information, call the church at 674-7655.

St. Peter’s Episcopal Church is located at 1 S. Tschirgi St. 

‘Give with Impact’ set for Saturday @ Shall We Dance Ballroom
Nov 19 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

SHERIDAN — “Give with Impact” is a holiday gift market that features ethically made products. It will take place on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Shall We Dance Ballroom.

The event is organized by Bought Beautifully.

For more information, call Emily Betzler at 752-8139.

Shall We Dance Ballroom is located at 20 S. Tschirgi St.

Sheridan Swim Team bazaar set for Saturday @ Sheridan County Fairgrounds
Nov 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Swim Team arts and crafts bazaar will take place on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds.

The event will include arts and crafts all hand crafted by vendors manning 95 tables. A lunch and bake sale will also be available for purchase.

The Sheridan County Fairgrounds is located on 1753 Victoria St.

Woodland Park holiday bazaar to feature variety of vendors @ Woodland Park Elementary
Nov 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

SHERIDAN — Woodland Park Elementary School will host a bazaar Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The event will include a variety of vendors with a wide range of products, services and crafts for sale for the holiday season.

A walking taco and bake sale fundraiser will also be hosted by Woodland Park fifth-grade students.

Woodland Park Elementary is located at 1010 Woodland Park Road.

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Holiday Gift Bazaar to include Santa Claus @ Sheridan Holiday Inn
Nov 26 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Holiday Gift Bazaar will take place Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Sheridan Holiday Inn.

The event will include shopping, food and a visit from Santa Claus.

For more information, call the Holiday Inn at 672-8931.

The Sheridan Holiday Inn is located at 1809 Sugarland Dr.

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3
Sat
Craft bazaar in Ranchester to include a free chili lunch @ Ranchester town hall
Dec 3 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The High Mountain Holiday Craft Bazaar will take place on Dec. 3 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Ranchester town hall multi-purpose room.

The bazaar will include free breakfast items and a chili lunch.

The funds raised from the bazaar will go toward the Dayton Community Church youth group.

For more information, call Barabara Brackeen-Kepley at 655-2283.

The Ranchester town hall is located at 145 Coffeen St.

Dec
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Thu
Listening session at Sheridan College to host UW President Laurie Nichols @ Sheridan College
Dec 8 @ 12:15 pm – 1:45 pm

SHERIDAN — University of Wyoming President Laurie Nichols and other UW leaders will visit Sheridan on Dec. 8 from 12:15-1:45 p.m. at Sheridan College to solicit statewide input on a strategic plan to guide the university for the next five years.

The event will take place in the University of Wyoming Watt building in rooms 131 and 132. The listening session is free and open to the public.

“These sessions are for us to hear from the people of Wyoming about their land-grant university,” Nichols said. “Creating a strong five-year plan is so important as it sets priorities and indicates areas of focus. I want to be there personally to listen to people’s hopes and dreams for Wyoming’s university, as well as the obstacles to achieving those dreams and ideas on how those challenges can be overcome.”

Sheridan College is located at 3059 Coffeen Ave.

VA to host community forum Thursday @ Sheridan VAHCS
Dec 8 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Veterans Affairs Health Care System will host a community forum Thursday from 5:30-7 p.m. in the auditorium located at its the campus in Sheridan.

Organizers have invited all veterans and those who care for and advocate for veterans in Sheridan and Johnson counties to the event.

Warren Hill, the interim medical center director, will provide a brief update on the Sheridan VAHCS and take questions from those in attendance.

Representatives from the Veterans Benefits Administration, Suicide Prevention Program, Transitional Care Management Program, Patient Education, Enrollment/Eligibility Office, Patient Advocate, Human Resources and the VA Choice Program will also be available to answer questions from attendees.

For more information, email the public affairs office at shepublicaffairs@va.gov or call 675-3262.

The Sheridan VAHCS is located at 1898 Fort Road.

Dec
10
Sat
Craft, sweet holiday bazaars continue Saturday
Dec 10 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The holiday season means the appearance of a number of craft and cookie bazaars and this weekend is no exception.

Here’s a list of local bazaars planned for Saturday.

• 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Gingerbread cookie and candy sale, treats will be sold for $6 per pound, First United Methodist Church, 215 W. Works St.

• 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. — ‘Tis the Season Christmas Boutique, 2042 Papago Drive

Dec
14
Wed
Next ‘Conversations in History’ set for Wednesday @ Sheridan Senior Center
Dec 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

SHERIDAN — The next round of Casual Conversations in History will take place Wednesday beginning at 10:30 a.m. at the Sheridan Senior Center.

The program will focus on the origin of various sayings.

It is free and open to the public.

The Sheridan Senior Center is located at 211 Smith St.

Dec
17
Sat
Libraries to celebrate Christmas with local author @ Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library
Dec 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

SHERIDAN — Local author Craig Johnson will celebrate the Christmas season with the Sheridan County Library System at three different events in December.

Johnson will be at Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library on Saturday at noon, the Story Branch Library at 6 p.m. Sunday and Clearmont Branch Library on Dec. 21 at 6 p.m.

At each event, Johnson will read a Christmas short story and there will be time available for discussion and questions.

A selection of his Longmire books and other items will be available for purchase and refreshments will be provided.

All of the events are free and open to the public.

Johnson is an American novelist and playwright who lives in Ucross.

Johnson has written several novels and a number of short stories. He is the author of the popular Sheriff Walt Longmire mystery series, which was made into a television series showing on Netflix.

His most recent book, “An Obvious Fact,” was published in September.

Dec
18
Sun
BHCHS to gather Sunday in Big Horn @ Big Horn Woman’s Club
Dec 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

BIG HORN — The Big Horn City Historical Society will gather at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Big Horn Woman’s Club.

The event will begin with a potluck lunch, which will be followed by a program.

Cynde Georgen will discuss the Trail End State Historic Site’s upcoming exhibit, which will focus on the U.S. entry into World War I. The exhibit will explore what life was like in a small town during the “war to end all wars” and will include letters written by farmers, cowboys and clerks from small Western towns.

The Big Horn Woman’s Club is located 314 S. Second St.

Libraries to celebrate Christmas with local author @ Story Branch Library
Dec 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

SHERIDAN — Local author Craig Johnson will celebrate the Christmas season with the Sheridan County Library System at three different events in December.

Johnson will be at Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library on Saturday at noon, the Story Branch Library at 6 p.m. Sunday and Clearmont Branch Library on Dec. 21 at 6 p.m.

At each event, Johnson will read a Christmas short story and there will be time available for discussion and questions.

A selection of his Longmire books and other items will be available for purchase and refreshments will be provided.

All of the events are free and open to the public.

Johnson is an American novelist and playwright who lives in Ucross.

Johnson has written several novels and a number of short stories. He is the author of the popular Sheriff Walt Longmire mystery series, which was made into a television series showing on Netflix.

His most recent book, “An Obvious Fact,” was published in September.

 
Dec
21
Wed
Libraries to celebrate Christmas with local author @ Clearmont Branch Library
Dec 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

SHERIDAN — Local author Craig Johnson will celebrate the Christmas season with the Sheridan County Library System at three different events in December.

Johnson will be at Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library on Saturday at noon, the Story Branch Library at 6 p.m. Sunday and Clearmont Branch Library on Dec. 21 at 6 p.m.

At each event, Johnson will read a Christmas short story and there will be time available for discussion and questions.

A selection of his Longmire books and other items will be available for purchase and refreshments will be provided.

All of the events are free and open to the public.

Johnson is an American novelist and playwright who lives in Ucross.

Johnson has written several novels and a number of short stories. He is the author of the popular Sheriff Walt Longmire mystery series, which was made into a television series showing on Netflix.

His most recent book, “An Obvious Fact,” was published in September.

Jan
5
Thu
Senior Center to host bird discussions @ Sheridan Senior Center
Jan 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Senior Center will celebrate National Bird Day on Jan. 5 with discussions from local birding enthusiasts.

Beginning at 10 a.m. in the center’s dining room, Dirlene Wheeler and Chuck Bailey will discuss the recent Christmas Bird Counts and birding for beginners.

The Sheridan Senior Center is located at 211 Smith St.

Jan
7
Sat
4-H Expo planned for Saturday @ Sheridan County Fairgrounds
Jan 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan County 4-H will host an expo Saturday from 1-3 p.m. at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds exhibit hall.

Those planning to attend will learn about all of the projects available to 4-H participants — interactive projects, small animals, demonstrations and more.

For additional information, contact the Sheridan County Extension Office at 674-2980.

The Sheridan County Fairgrounds are located at 1753 Victoria St.

 
Jan
11
Wed
Local congressional representatives to host office hours @ Sheridan County YMCA
Jan 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

SHERIDAN — Representatives of Wyoming’s congressional delegation will host office hours Wednesday from 1-2 p.m. at the Sheridan County YMCA Whitney Room.

DeAnna Kay, field representative for U.S. Sen. Michael Enzi; Brianna Buckingham, field representative for Sen. John Barrasso; and Jackie King, deputy district director for U.S. Rep Liz Cheney are scheduled to attend.

Area residents are encouraged to visit with Kay, Buckingham and King on an individual basis to discuss issues or their views, questions or concerns regarding the federal government. These comments and concerns will be relayed to the congressional delegation.

If residents are unable to attend at that time but would like information or assistance, please contact:

• Enzi’s Gillette office at 307-682-6268;

• Barrasso’s Sheridan office at 307-672-6456; or

• Cheney’s Sheridan office at 307-673-4608.

The Sheridan County YMCA is located at 417 N. Jefferson St.

Jan
13
Fri
Enroll Wyoming session planned for Friday @ Sheridan County YMCA
Jan 13 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Health Center will host an Enroll Wyoming session for Sheridan County residents lacking health insurance coverage. 

The session will take place Friday from 8-11 a.m. at the Sheridan County YMCA. 

Community members who need help finding health insurance of learning about health insurance options are encouraged to drop in during the designated time for one-on-one assistance.

Those who are unable to attend the session can call 2-1-1 or see healthcare.gov for assistance. 

The Sheridan County YMCA is located at 417 N. Jefferson St.

Jan
17
Tue
Tween program to feature escape room @ Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library
Jan 17 @ 3:45 pm – 4:45 pm

SHERIDAN —The Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library’s Tween Club will meet Tuesday.

The group gathers each Tuesday at 3:45 p.m. to explore different topics.

The topic for this week is “escape room.”

For additional information, contact the library at 674-8585.

The library is located at 335 W. Alger St.

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Senior Center to host bird discussions 10:00 am
Senior Center to host bird discussions @ Sheridan Senior Center
Jan 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Senior Center will celebrate National Bird Day on Jan. 5 with discussions from local birding enthusiasts. Beginning at 10 a.m. in the center’s dining room, Dirlene Wheeler and Chuck Bailey will[...]
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4-H Expo planned for Saturday 1:00 pm
4-H Expo planned for Saturday @ Sheridan County Fairgrounds
Jan 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
SHERIDAN — The Sheridan County 4-H will host an expo Saturday from 1-3 p.m. at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds exhibit hall. Those planning to attend will learn about all of the projects available to 4-H participants[...]
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Local congressional representatives to host office hours 1:00 pm
Local congressional representatives to host office hours @ Sheridan County YMCA
Jan 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
SHERIDAN — Representatives of Wyoming’s congressional delegation will host office hours Wednesday from 1-2 p.m. at the Sheridan County YMCA Whitney Room. DeAnna Kay, field representative for U.S. Sen. Michael Enzi; Brianna Buckingham, field representative[...]
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Enroll Wyoming session planned for Friday 8:00 am
Enroll Wyoming session planned for Friday @ Sheridan County YMCA
Jan 13 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Health Center will host an Enroll Wyoming session for Sheridan County residents lacking health insurance coverage.  The session will take place Friday from 8-11 a.m. at the Sheridan County YMCA.  Community[...]
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Tween program to feature escape room 3:45 pm
Tween program to feature escape room @ Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library
Jan 17 @ 3:45 pm – 4:45 pm
SHERIDAN —The Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library’s Tween Club will meet Tuesday. The group gathers each Tuesday at 3:45 p.m. to explore different topics. The topic for this week is “escape room.” For additional information,[...]
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Senior Center, CVC kick off next phase of community project 4:30 pm
Senior Center, CVC kick off next phase of community project @ Sheridan College in the atrium of the Edward A. Whitney Academic Center
Jan 25 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Senior Center and the Center for a Vital Community will host a launch of the next phase of the Dementia Friendly Wyoming project on Jan. 25. The event, which will take[...]
Sheridan student to speak at e2e 5:30 pm
Sheridan student to speak at e2e @ Marian H. Rochelle Gateway Center
Jan 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
SHERIDAN — University of Wyoming students who were named qualifiers in the recent Fisher Innovation Challenge will share their new companies at the next e2e Wyoming meeting in Laramie. One student is from Sheridan. Students[...]
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Local libraries to host book discussions through spring 6:30 pm
Local libraries to host book discussions through spring @ Story Branch Library:
Jan 30 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
SHERIDAN — The annual Claire Yorks Spring Book Discussion Series will begin in January at Sheridan County libraries. Story Branch and Tongue River Branch libraries will offer the series “Immigration: On Becoming an American” and[...]
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